This densely populated region offers world-class cities, sought-after beaches, and many free museums. You can pack in a lot on a road trip here, including New York’s Women’s Heritage Trail, famous filming locations, historic national treasures, and more. With slightly milder weather than their northern and southern counterparts, the Mid-Atlantic states are ideal for a visit throughout the year.
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150 years of escapes and executions at Burlington County Prison, one of the most haunted places in New Jersey
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Going beyond the soup cans at The Andy Warhol Museum, where seven floors of exhibits tell the story of a pop-art icon
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